Computer Technical Support for Virus, Adware and Malware Removal
Computer viruses and malware are becoming far more prevalent than ever before. Inopportunely, your firewall or computer security software may not protect you from every possible threat. Tech world live is highly trained in virus and malware removal and are always ready to help clean up your computer of unwanted software, restoring it to its original working condition so that you can get on with your life.
Types of Computer Viruses
Worms come in many forms. Some are merely maddening, and some are of severe malicious intent, meant to rob you of your personal information, passwords, identity, and finances. If your computer has been affected by any of these potential threats, you need to address the issue before it gets out of hand and causes too much damage.
Malicious software, Trojan horses, viruses, adware, and spyware can enter your local network through many gateways, including:
Inadvertently downloading from a seemingly harmless e-mail or site
As an add-on to an installed software update
Visiting sites that are only meant to steal your personal information or data
Some tips to avoid malware and viruses include:
Only download software and updates from sites you trust
Do not click on links in emails that look odd or suspicious, even if they are coming from ‘friends’. Your friend’s computer could have been compromised!
Always read the terms and conditions before downloading new software
If an email looks suspicious, even if you think it is coming from a trusted source, investigate fully and completely before responding
Check snopes.com often for an updated list of common computer virus scams
Limit the number of users who can access your computer
Password-protect all downloads to prevent unwanted software installations
Be wary of sites offering free stuff in exchange for your personal information
Guarantee that when purchasing goods from the internet that you are on a secure connection (check the URL address at the top of your browser window: it should start with ‘https’)
Here are a few symptoms that might help you determine if your computer is infected by a virus:
Pages you navigate to in your browser will redirect to other pages (adware)
No matter what you do, your computer, mouse or keyboard will not respond
Crashing for no reason, or self-restarting
Files missing, or extra/duplicate files suddenly appear
Applications not responding as they should
Unusual error messages
Discs or drives are unreachable
Tech world live uses a strategic, step-by-step method to rid your computer of any and all possible threats. While having an up-to-date, active and operative anti-virus service is very important, it can’t protect you from every possible issue. We specify in reinstating your computer to safe situations, and can do so remotely so that your computer can remain at home. Repairs are conducted through a secure remote connection, during which we access your computer and identify the specific threat, and disable and eliminate it from your system. No matter what platform you are using, no matter what type of device, we assurance we can achieve fast results and get you back on track in no time.
Our virus and malware removal service is comprised in our monthly and yearly support strategies, and could save you untold torment if the impossible should ever happen.